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Bingo! Tennessee voters to decide on veterans gaming measure

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Bingo! Tennessee voters to decide on veterans gaming measure

October 14th, 2014 9:29 am by Associated Press

Republican state Sen. Rusty Crowe of Johnson City acknowledged that the measure might face a tough time passing because the language refers to the tax code and doesn't mention the word "veteran."

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Florida Fangate: Portable fan blows up governor's race

Florida Fangate: Portable fan blows up governor's race

October 16th, 2014 5:01 pm by TAMARA LUSH and BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press

Gov. Rick Scott waited seven minutes, an eternity on live television, before appearing onstage for Wednesday night's debate, all because former Gov. Charlie Crist insisted on having his portable pal plugged in below his lectern.

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Libertarian candidate for Tennessee governor will appear as independent

Libertarian candidate for Tennessee governor will appear as independent

October 15th, 2014 4:21 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The Libertarian Party of Tennessee's candidate for governor has lost a bid to have his party affiliation appear next to his name on the ballot, according to court records

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Governor dines in Johnson City

October 14th, 2014 4:21 pm by Gary B. Gray

Gov. Bill Haslam has lunch at Johnson City's Tupelo Honey Cafe on Tuesday.

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You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

You can vote starting Wednesday for Nov. 4 general election

October 14th, 2014 8:48 am by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election begins Wednesday at 9 a.m. Early voting runs from Oct. 15-Oct. 30 and includes federal, state and local elections.

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Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

Constitution candidate Crowell confers gubernatorial goals

October 13th, 2014 9:38 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Constitution Party has seated candidates in roughly half the states nationwide for November's mid-term election, including Union City's Shaun Crowell, who is in the hunt for Tennessee's governorship.

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Knox county challenger outspent incumbent Campfield threefold in Senate win

Knox county challenger outspent incumbent Campfield threefold in Senate win

October 13th, 2014 1:04 pm by Associated Press

Recent campaign finance disclosures show nearly half a million dollars was spent in the primary race for the District 7 Senate seat, which hooks through central Knoxville.

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Wolfe, Fitzgerald offer cases for mayor's seat

Wolfe, Fitzgerald offer cases for mayor's seat

October 12th, 2014 9:45 pm by Max Hrenda

In a repeat of the 2010 Jonesborough mayor's race, two former opponents and colleagues are vying for the position.

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Q&A with Jonesborough alderman hopefuls

Q&A with Jonesborough alderman hopefuls

October 12th, 2014 9:41 pm by Max Hrenda

Although three people are each hoping to win one of two available seats on the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen, all candidates agreed that the town is moving in the right direction.

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No taxation from representation? Amendment 3 would prohibit Tenn. income tax

No taxation from representation? Amendment 3 would prohibit Tenn. income tax

October 12th, 2014 3:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

The jury is still out on Amendment 3, but one relatively short yet powerful paragraph could be a game-changer.

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Lamar goes negative

Lamar goes negative

October 9th, 2014 10:32 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Forget the syrupy, feel-good message so common to Lamar Alexander's past political campaigns.

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